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Bug 95103 - Requst to have Image-ExifTool added to the dev-perl section of Portage
Summary: Requst to have Image-ExifTool added to the dev-perl section of Portage
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High enhancement (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Linux bug wranglers
Depends on:
Reported: 2005-06-05 02:41 UTC by Samuel Robyr
Modified: 2005-06-05 02:47 UTC (History)
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Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

ebuild for Image-ExifTool-5.25 (Image-ExifTool-5.25.tar.gz,1.06 KB, application/x-gzip)
2005-06-05 02:42 UTC, Samuel Robyr

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Description Samuel Robyr 2005-06-05 02:41:16 UTC
ExifTool is a Perl module for reading and writing meta information in image
files. It reads EXIF, GPS, IPTC, XMP, GeoTIFF, ICC Profile and Photoshop IRB
meta information from JPG, JP2, TIFF, GIF, CRW, THM, CR2, MRW, NEF, PEF, ORF and
DNG images. ExifTool also extracts information from the maker notes of many
digital cameras by various manufacturers.

ExifTool writes EXIF, GPS, IPTC, XMP and MakerNotes meta information to JPEG,
TIFF, GIF, CRW, THM, CR2, NEF, PEF and DNG images.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
Comment 1 Samuel Robyr 2005-06-05 02:42:06 UTC
Created attachment 60628 [details]
ebuild for Image-ExifTool-5.25
Comment 2 Jakub Moc (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2005-06-05 02:47:07 UTC
1/ Never attach tarballs.

2/ Perl modules have a special policy to be included into portage. See

and reopen only if the ebuild satisfies those conditions and after you have
attached plaintext file.